Duncan Mighty Artist Duncan Okechukwu Nigeria
BIO: Duncan Mighty
Here is one of Nigeria’s finest musician, singer, and music producer with so much uniqueness. His style is heavily influenced by the sounds and culture of his people as most of his songs are sung in his native Ikwerre tongue. This has made him outstanding.
Wene Mighty began as an instrumentalist; he played drums in church and was the choir director. His interest in music grew with time and eventually led him to the school, where he studied Audio engineering. During his Youth Service, he served as a sound instructor for Benson and Hedges. He also worked at Dolphin Studios while on IT at Muson Centre in Lagos. At this time, Wene Mighty was certain about his singing potential, although his main focus was strongly on music production. He would later begin recording and eventually combining both skills.
In 2006, he returned to Port Harcourt where he first rendered his services to record companies D Large Records and 360 Records, before partnering with celebrity jeweller Chris Aire to form AireMighty Records. His father Mr. Okechukwu passed on to the Afterlife in 2007. The following year, Wene Mighty released his first studio album, Koliwater, which helped establish him as a homegrown hitmaker in the music industry.
He has been nominated for many awards including The Headies, 2011. He won the Indigenous Artist of the Year of the Nigerian Entertainment awards in the same year.
On 25 July 2015, Duncan Mighty got married to his fiancée Vivien, the event was by invitation only where famous gospel artist Sammie Okposo performed as a guest artist.